1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Rhode Island
1987 SIC Basis: Service Industries

 
Service Industries by Major Group (2-digit SIC)
Includes only establishments with payroll. Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. Detail may not add to total because of rounding. Introductory text includes scope and methodology.
For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1992 and 1997. An alternate display has 1992 columns.

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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 8,296 8.5 5,176,184 41.3 84,785 31.6 2,034,627 44.0
Exempt 1,175 4.0 3,048,973 37.6 43,216 1.1 1,227,272 22.4
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 184 34.3 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 22 N D N (20-99) N D N
72 Personal services Taxable 1,049 3.5 213,148 16.8 4,888 -5.0 70,818 15.7
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
73 Business services Taxable 1,492 17.7 D N (25k-49999) N D N
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 781 11.4 D N (2500-4999) N D N
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 276 -1.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
78 Motion pictures Taxable 116 0.0 D N (500-999) N D N
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 316 4.3 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 80 23.1 48,175 46.6 841 21.7 17,169 36.3
80 Health services Taxable 1,846 -2.7 1,410,488 33.0 23,273 28.1 622,120 33.0
Exempt 200 17.6 2,143,790 37.7 29,696 0.1 994,537 22.9
81 Legal services Taxable 730 6.4 383,481 4.3 3,384 -2.9 139,570 10.3
Exempt 12 100.0 3,726 N 67 N 2,242 N
82 Educational services Taxable 101 102.0 D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 37 -22.9 8,951 -29.6 298 0.0 4,163 5.1
83 Social services Taxable 254 10.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 465 11.0 642,358 52.2 9,042 10.2 150,632 28.8
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 2 -33.3 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 44 69.2 D N (250-499) N D N
86 Membership organizations Taxable 8 N D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 298 -10.0 155,473 13.1 2,721 -4.1 43,345 1.9
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 1,092 23.1 792,929 65.3 9,318 49.5 338,673 71.8
Exempt 17 N D N (100-249) N D N
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N N N N N N N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Service Industries by Industry (4-digit SIC)
Includes only establishments with payroll. Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. Detail may not add to total because of rounding. Introductory text includes scope and methodology.
For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1992 and 1997. An alternate display has 1992 columns.

SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 8,296 8.5 5,176,184 41.3 84,785 31.6 2,034,627 44.0
Exempt 1,175 4.0 3,048,973 37.6 43,216 1.1 1,227,272 22.4
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 184 34.3 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 22 N D N (20-99) N D N
701 Hotels and motels Taxable 154 31.6 173,862 37.7 2,809 6.5 45,683 29.7
702 Rooming and boarding houses Taxable 7 -12.5 D N (1-19) N D N
703 Camps and recreational vehicle parks Taxable 23 91.7 5,275 93.0 41 -10.9 1,081 83.5
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
704 Organization hotels and lodging houses, on membership basis Exempt 22 46.7 D N (20-99) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
72 Personal services Taxable 1,049 3.5 213,148 16.8 4,888 -5.0 70,818 15.7
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
721 Laundry, cleaning, and garment services Taxable 263 6.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
722 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 57 35.7 16,767 46.7 286 55.4 4,679 52.1
723 Beauty shops % Taxable 472 -2.7 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
724 Barber shops % Taxable 35 -7.9 2,106 4.9 54 -28.9 795 -7.3
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
725 Shoe repair shops and shoeshine parlors Taxable 4 -50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
726 Funeral service and crematories Taxable 98 11.4 46,054 19.9 409 2.0 11,778 24.7
729 Miscellaneous personal services Taxable 120 14.3 D N (500-999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
73 Business services Taxable 1,492 17.7 D N (25k-49999) N D N
731 Advertising Taxable 74 -3.9 D N (250-499) N D N
732 Consumer credit and mercantile reporting agencies and adjustment and collection agencies Taxable 20 33.3 15,850 29.7 184 14.3 5,446 57.0
733 Mailing, reproduction, commercial art and photography, and stenographic services Taxable 159 26.2 D N (500-999) N D N
734 Services to dwellings and other buildings Taxable 297 5.3 87,307 31.0 3,390 8.7 40,058 28.8
735 Miscellaneous equipment rental and leasing Taxable 75 -9.6 D N (250-499) N D N
736 Personnel supply services Taxable 166 2.5 300,920 61.3 14,435 102.7 239,815 91.5
737 Computer programming, data processing, and other computer related services Taxable 350 75.9 D N (2500-4999) N D N
738 Miscellaneous business services Taxable 351 8.3 D N (2500-4999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 781 11.4 D N (2500-4999) N D N
751 Automotive rental and leasing, without drivers Taxable 49 16.7 102,541 35.6 600 22.0 14,701 47.9
752 Automobile parking Taxable 26 18.2 6,556 -44.5 98 -32.9 1,168 -44.6
753 Automotive repair shops Taxable 624 10.8 D N (1000-2499) N D N
754 Automotive services, except repair Taxable 82 10.8 D N (250-499) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 276 -1.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
762 Electrical repair shops Taxable 78 6.8 D N (500-999) N D N
763 Watch, clock, and jewelry repair Taxable 17 13.3 D N (20-99) N D N
764 Reupholstery and furniture repair Taxable 37 5.7 4,003 4.2 80 17.6 1,301 25.3
769 Miscellaneous repair and related services Taxable 144 -8.3 D N (500-999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
78 Motion pictures Taxable 116 0.0 D N (500-999) N D N
781 Motion picture production and allied services Taxable 21 61.5 D N (20-99) N D N
782 Motion picture distribution and allied services Taxable 3 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
783 Motion picture theaters Taxable 23 -4.2 19,769 12.8 383 5.2 3,837 35.0
784 Video tape rental Taxable 69 -9.2 21,616 48.8 438 35.2 4,367 53.7
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 316 4.3 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 80 23.1 48,175 46.6 841 21.7 17,169 36.3
791 Dance studios, schools, and halls Taxable 30 -11.8 D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 3 N 224 N 6 N 58 N
792 Theatrical producers (except motion picture) bands, orchestras, and entertainers Taxable 39 21.9 D N (250-499) N D N
Exempt 18 0.0 9,765 N 313 N 3,274 N
793 Bowling centers Taxable 19 0.0 11,559 N 352 N 3,388 N
794 Commercial sports Taxable 11 -26.7 D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
799 Miscellaneous amusement and recreation services Taxable 217 4.3 110,997 20.3 2,371 31.1 28,231 0.8
Exempt 59 25.5 38,186 N 522 N 13,837 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
80 Health services Taxable 1,846 -2.7 1,410,488 33.0 23,273 28.1 622,120 33.0
Exempt 200 17.6 2,143,790 37.7 29,696 0.1 994,537 22.9
801 Offices and clinics of doctors of medicine % Taxable 763 -14.2 D N (5000-9999) N D N
Exempt 4 N D N (250-499) N D N
802 Offices and clinics of dentists % Taxable 410 1.0 193,380 29.9 2,596 14.0 71,294 26.7
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
803 Offices and clinics of doctors of osteopathy Taxable 57 3.6 D N (250-499) N D N
804 Offices and clinics of other health practitioners Taxable 313 17.2 91,596 36.9 1,408 44.6 34,854 73.7
805 Nursing and personal care facilities Taxable 105 15.4 357,197 49.6 9,832 32.8 169,699 44.4
Exempt 104 N D N (2500-4999) N D N
806 Hospitals Taxable 1 N D N (250-499) N D N
Exempt 19 -9.5 1,727,436 37.3 20,710 -8.7 789,068 18.8
807 Medical and dental laboratories Taxable 114 -7.3 D N (500-999) N D N
808 Home health care services Taxable 56 124.0 52,160 162.0 2,392 183.7 28,304 199.7
Exempt 21 5.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
809 Miscellaneous health and allied services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 27 -35.7 D N (250-499) N D N
Exempt 52 N D N (1000-2499) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
81 Legal services Taxable 730 6.4 383,481 4.3 3,384 -2.9 139,570 10.3
Exempt 12 100.0 3,726 N 67 N 2,242 N
811 Legal services Taxable 730 6.4 383,481 4.3 3,384 -2.9 139,570 10.3
Exempt 12 100.0 3,726 N 67 N 2,242 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
82 Educational services Taxable 101 102.0 D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 37 -22.9 8,951 -29.6 298 0.0 4,163 5.1
823 Libraries % Taxable 28 N D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
824 Vocational schools Taxable 40 53.8 D N (250-499) N D N
Exempt 6 20.0 917 -17.5 26 13.0 460 7.5
829 Schools and educational services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 33 37.5 D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 31 29.2 8,034 N 272 N 3,703 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
83 Social services Taxable 254 10.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 465 11.0 642,358 52.2 9,042 10.2 150,632 28.8
832 Individual and family social services Taxable 33 26.9 D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 186 50.0 D N (2500-4999) N D N
833 Job training and vocational rehabilitation services Taxable 6 -14.3 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 33 -2.9 43,430 12.6 2,173 -12.6 25,877 17.4
835 Child daycare services Taxable 190 16.6 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 59 5.4 21,720 40.9 917 36.9 13,003 50.1
836 Residential care Taxable 25 -7.4 10,973 -49.0 254 -57.7 3,705 -54.4
Exempt 94 N D N (1000-2499) N D N
839 Social services, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 93 N 359,809 N 809 N 20,015 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 2 -33.3 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 44 69.2 D N (250-499) N D N
841 Museums and art galleries Taxable 2 -50.0 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 41 57.7 D N (250-499) N D N
842 Arboreta and botanical or zoological gardens Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 3 N D N (20-99) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
86 Membership organizations Taxable 8 N D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 298 -10.0 155,473 13.1 2,721 -4.1 43,345 1.9
861 Business associations Exempt 58 16.0 D N (250-499) N D N
862 Professional membership organizations Exempt 24 4.3 29,969 16.7 244 -10.6 8,345 14.2
864 Civic, social, and fraternal associations Exempt 189 -11.7 66,869 14.1 1,990 6.5 21,978 10.8
869 Membership organizations, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 8 N D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 27 N D N (100-249) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 1,092 23.1 792,929 65.3 9,318 49.5 338,673 71.8
Exempt 17 N D N (100-249) N D N
871 Engineering, architectural, and surveying services Taxable 308 10.4 297,285 33.1 2,977 11.2 120,053 27.0
872 Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping services Taxable 348 5.1 182,470 48.5 2,987 59.6 82,509 76.5
873 Research, development, and testing services (except noncommercial research organizations) Taxable 63 46.5 63,185 118.3 744 73.4 30,491 119.6
Exempt 16 0.0 D N (100-249) N D N
874 Management and public relations services Taxable 373 59.4 249,989 139.3 2,610 108.3 105,620 151.3
Exempt 1 N D N (20-99) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N N N N N N N
899 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N N N N N N N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics   - Questions?
Last revised: July 13, 2011